Erica T. Dubno

DubnoErica T. Dubno practiced law with Herald Price Fahringer for 20 years. She represents individuals and corporations in all stages of criminal and civil proceedings, including white-collar criminal defense, free speech matters, and administrative hearings. She has drafted criminal and civil appeals in the federal Courts of Appeals for the Second, Third, Fourth, Eighth and Ninth Circuits, as well as the Supreme Court of the United States, New York’s Court of Appeals and the Connecticut Supreme Court. Ms. Dubno was selected as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association.

Ms. Dubno graduated with honors from Oberlin College. She then worked for Shearman & Sterling LLP, before attending Brooklyn Law School, from which she earned a J.D. in 1994. Ms. Dubno, who has received awards for her appellate advocacy, joined the firm of Lipsitz Green Fahringer Roll Salisbury & Cambria LLP at its New York City office in 1995. She subsequently became a member of Fahringer & Dubno.

As a faculty member of Lawline.com, Ms. Dubno presents Continuing Legal Education classes on "Winning Your Case Before Trial"; "The Use of Demonstrative Evidence to Achieve a Successful Outcome"; "The Right to the Effective Assistance of Counsel"; "The First Amendment: Defamation on the Internet"; "10 Techniques for Getting Your Case to the Highest Court"; "Sentencing: Making the Best of a Bad Situation"; and "The Basics of Legal Writing." She teaches for the New York County Lawyers’ Association and the Rockland County Bar Association. In addition, Ms. Dubno has lectured at Fordham Law School and the Monroe College Summer Law for High School Students program. Ms. Dubno has also judged the National Moot Court Competition.

Ms. Dubno is admitted to the Bars of New York and New Jersey. She is also admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States, the federal Courts of Appeals for the Second, Third, Fourth, Eighth, Ninth and Tenth Circuits, and the District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of New York, as well as the District of New Jersey.

Classes Taught by Erica T. Dubno, Esq.

December 2, 2017 Judge for the Yale Mock Trial Association's Yale Invitational (New Haven, Connecticut)
November 13, 2017 Criminal Law Update 2016-2017 (New York State Bar Association, Albany, New York)
October 24, 2017 Criminal Law Update 2016-2017 (New York State Bar Association, New York, New York)
September 19, 2017 Free Speech Under the First Amendment and New York State Constitution -- lecture for the Village of Westbury's Constitution Day Program with Justice Jerald S. Carter, Hon. Thomas F. Liotti, and others (Westbury Village Justice Court, Westbury, New York)
September 12, 2017 Supreme Court Review 2017: Trinity Lutheran Church v. Comer (LAWLINE)
May 1, 2017 Judicial Review and the Fourteenth Amendment -- lecture for the Village of Westbury's Law Day Program with Dean Michael Simons of St. John's University School of Law, Hon. Thomas F. Liotti, and others (Westbury Village Justice Court, Westbury, New York)
January 31, 2017 Judge for the National Moot Court Competition (New York City Bar Association, New York, New York)
January 20, 2017 Supreme Court of the United States ("SCOTUS") Preview 2017 (LAWLINE)
December 18, 2016 The Art of Legal Writing (LAWLINE at New York Law School)
December 4, 2016 Judge for the Yale Mock Trial Association's Yale Invitational (New Haven, Connecticut)
November 2, 2016 Criminal Law Update 2015-2016 (New York State Bar Association, New York, New York)
October 31, 2016 Criminal Law Update 2015-2016 (New York State Bar Association, Albany, New York)
October 17, 2016 Miranda v. Arizona and its Legacy on its 50th Anniversary (LAWLINE)
September 26, 2016 Dietz v. Bouldin: A Critical Decision Regarding Federal Jury Practice (LAWLINE)
September 20, 2016 Alexander Hamilton and the First Amendment—lecture for the Village of Westbury's Constitution Day Program with Dean Michael Simons of St. John's University School of Law, Hon. Thomas F. Liotti, Assemblyman Michael A. Montesano and others (Westbury Village Justice Court, Westbury, New York)
April 28, 2016 Torturing Miranda—lecture on the 50th anniversary of Miranda v. Arizona for the Village of Westbury's Law Day Program with Dean Michael Simons of St. John's University School of Law, Hon. Thomas F. Liotti and Martin Tankleff (exonerated defendant) (Westbury Village Justice Court, Westbury, New York)
February 9, 2016 Judge for the National Moot Court Competition (New York City Bar Association, New York, New York)
December 20, 2015 Legal Writing Skills and Techniques (LAWLINE at New York Law School)
December 6, 2015 Judge for the Yale Mock Trial Association's Yale Invitational (New Haven, Connecticut)
November 20, 2015 Criminal Law Update 2014-2015 (New York State Bar Association, New York, New York)
November 17, 2015 Legal Writing and Appellate Practice (guest lecturer, Nassau Community College, Law 2.0 class, Garden City, New York)
October 28, 2015 Thinking Outside the Box: Creative Lawyering (LAWLINE)
November 12, 2014 Winning Your Case Before Trial (Rockland County Bar Association, Congers, New York)
July 22, 2014 Winning Your Case Before Trial (LAWLINE)
November 7, 2013 Gideon v. Wainwright: History and Consequences for Today (Rockland County Bar Association, New City, New York)
October 3, 2013 Opening Statements and Closing Arguments -- seminar on Advanced Trial Techniques with Hon. Douglas McKeon, Administrative Judge of Bronx County, (Fordham Law School, Brendan Moore Trial Advocacy Center, New York, New York)
January 23, 2013 The First Amendment and the Internet for Students (Explore Charter School, Brooklyn, New York)
November 15, 2012 50th Anniversary Tribute to Gideon v. Wainwright: The Right to the Effective Assistance of Counsel (LAWLINE)
October 16, 2012 Appellate Practice : Brief Writing and Oral Argument from Both Sides of the Bench -- with Hon. Mark C. Dillon of the Appellate Division, Second Department (Rockland County Bar Association, Nanuet, New York)
June 26, 2012 10 Techniques for Getting Your Case to the Highest Court (LAWLINE)
October 27, 2011 "I Object!" Losing the Battle but Winning the War: the Role of Trial Counsel in Prevailing on Appeal (Rockland County Bar Association, New City, New York)
March 24, 2011 The Art of Written Persuasion (New York County Lawyers' Association, New York, New York)
October 26, 2010 Swinging for the Fence: Being Distinctive (Rockland County Bar Association, New City, New York)
August 19, 2010 Legal Issues Relating to the Internet and Cyber Bullying (Monroe College Summer Law Intensive, New Rochelle, New York)
August 10, 2010 The Art of Persuasion (New York County Lawyers' Association, New York, New York)
June 24, 2010 The Use of Demonstrative Evidence to Achieve a Successful Outcome (LAWLINE)
January 28, 2010 Free Speech and the Internet (Rockland County Bar Association, New City, New York)
October 22, 2009 Sentencing: Making the Best of a Bad Situation (LAWLINE)
April 6, 2009 The First Amendment: Defamation on the Internet (LAWLINE)
February 19, 2009 Libel, Defamation and the Internet (Fordham University, Graduate School, Communications class, Bronx, New York)
August 20, 2008 Handling a Case in the United States Supreme Court (Monroe College Summer Law Intensive, New Rochelle, New York)
April 8, 2008 Writing for Lawyers (New York County Lawyers' Association, New York, New York)
March 10, 2008 The Basics of Legal Writing (LAWLINE)
December 20, 2005 Legal Writing Skills and Techniques (LAWLINE at New York Law School)
October 19, 2005 The Art of Persuasion (Rockland County Bar Association, New City, New York)